geosynchronous


geo·syn·chro·nous

adjective \ˌjē-ō-ˈsiŋ-krə-nəs, -ˈsin-\

Definition of GEOSYNCHRONOUS

:  being or having an orbit around the earth with a period equal to one sidereal day; specifically :  geostationary

First Known Use of GEOSYNCHRONOUS

1968

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